The Salem/Morrow Fire Department offers the American Heart Association Heartsaver First Aid course to residents as well as the general public in groups of 4 or more and can be combined with the American Heart Associations BLS CPR course.

Heartsaver First Aid is a video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services arrives. Students learn duties and responsibilities of first aid rescuers; first aid actions for medical emergencies, including severe choking, heart attack, and stroke; and skills for handling injury and environmental emergencies, including external bleeding, broken bones and sprains, and bites and stings.

Heartsaver First Aid total classroom time: 3-4 hours

Heartsaver First Aid cost: $35.00/person